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Xilinx Demonstrates Reconfigurable Acceleration for Cloud Scale Applications at SC16

Nov 07, 2016

SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX) today announced it will demonstrate reconfigurable acceleration for cloud scale applications at SC16. Through a series of demonstrations and presentations, Xilinx and its ecosystem will highlight how Xilinx® All Programmable technologies are ideally suited to handle computationally intensive data center workloads including machine learning, data analytics, video transcoding, storage and networking – enabling the world's largest cloud service providers to develop and deploy reconfigurable acceleration platforms at cloud scale. To learn more, visit Xilinx at booth #3640, November 14 – 17, 2016 at the Salt Palace Convention Center, Salt Lake City, UT.

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Conference Participation
Monday, November 14

Tuesday, November 15

  • 4:15 – 5:00PM Introduction to Workload Acceleration Using FPGAs and Nimbix
    • Location: Nimbix Booth #4072
  • 5:15 – 7:00PM Birds of a Feather: Reconfigurable Supercomputing
    • Location: Convention Center Meeting Room 250-F

Xilinx Technology Briefing -- Reconfigurable Acceleration in the Cloud Data Center
Wednesday, November 16 at 9:00AM
Location: Utah Museum of Contemporary Art (UMOCA)
In this briefing, the principals from Xilinx engineering and research will outline how cloud scale data centers can take advantage of a flexible, power efficient FPGA accelerator platform and provide a look at the Xilinx technology roadmap ahead. Register Now.

Xilinx Demonstrations and Developer Zone – Booth #3640

  • Accelerated Image Classification
  • Dynamic Provisioning of FPGAs with OpenStack
  • Virtualized Network Services with P4 Language
  • Storage, Networking and Analytics Framework
  • Database Acceleration Engine

Acceleration Developer Zone
The Acceleration Developer Zone is a hands-on opportunity to learn about the evolution of FPGA programming models towards standard programming paradigms like OpenCL. Workstations will be available with a choice of four self-paced tutorials in English and Mandarin and Xilinx experts will be on hand for one-on-one instruction. Participants will get a complimentary trial to the Xilinx developer cloud resources hosted by Nimbix, a leading provider of heterogeneous accelerator clouds for big data and machine learning.

Learn more about these in-booth demos at

Xilinx Ecosystem Demonstrations throughout the Show Floor

  • Alpha Data – Booth 2607
  • ArrayFire – Booth 717
  • Bittware – Booth 3763
  • CTAccel – Booth 3775
  • HP – Booth 1531
  • IBM – Booth 1018/1042
  • ICHEC – Booth 3460
  • Mellanox – Booth 2631
  • Metamako – Booth 547
  • Micron – Booth 4254
  • Nallatech – Booth 2214
  • Nimbix – Booth 4072
  • SmartIOPS – Booth 3447

About Xilinx
Xilinx is the leading provider of All Programmable FPGAs, SoCs, MPSoCs, and 3D ICs. Xilinx uniquely enables applications that are both software defined and hardware optimized – powering industry advancements in Cloud Computing, Embedded Vision, Industrial IoT, and 5G Wireless. For more information, visit www.xilinx.com.


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